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u.s. economy

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Study credits 'app economy' with 500,000 U.S. jobs

Led by apps for mobile devices, the "app economy" is responsible for almost half a million jobs in the U.S., estimates a new study sponsored by CEO network TechNet. But the study also says figures may represent "jobs not lost."

By February 7, 2012

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4G a boon to U.S. economy and jobs, study says

U.S. wireless carriers could invest as much as $53 billion over next four years, triggering up to $151 billion in gross domestic product growth and creating more than 770,000 jobs, says study from Deloitte.

By August 21, 2011

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How to buy the best hybrid

Need a little more electricity in your life, but aren't ready for an EV? You've got options.

By January 26, 2016

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Neil deGrasse Tyson: Going to Mars vital to future of U.S.

America's best-known astrophysicist says an ambitious space program is just the ticket for an ailing economy and that abandoning the effort would be a severe setback to U.S. technological prowess.

By April 25, 2012

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Cybercrime costing economy up to $500B a year, study finds

Real-world losses due to cybercrime add up to between $100 billion and $500 billion globally, and more than 500,000 jobs in the U.S. alone, according to report commissioned by McAfee.

By July 23, 2013

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U.S. ponders a CAFE of up to 62 mpg by 2025

Automotive News reports on future revisions to the Corporate Average Fleet Economy regulations.

By October 4, 2010

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Autos would get up to 62mpg under U.S. plan

Carmakers would have to nearly double fleet efficiency by 2025 under most ambitious scenario of a government outlook on fuel economy and emissions released yesterday.

By October 2, 2010

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U.S. unveils new push for more efficient cars, trucks

Obama unveils a push to boost auto fuel economy for model-year 2017 passenger vehicles and beyond, and introduce a truck efficiency target for the first time.

By May 21, 2010

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All-hybrid S class? U.S. dealers groan

To meet tightening global fuel-economy standards, Daimler executives in Germany are considering a radical plan: make the flagship S-class a hybrid-only lineup.

By April 9, 2010

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Israeli entrepreneurs see U.S. economy as early warning system

Companies on the IsraelWeb Tour this year of Silicon Valley are more mature than in the two previous tours. They have to be.

By April 23, 2009